Josh Voorhees Josh Voorhees

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City. 

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March 31 2014 11:22 AMOfficer Caught on Film Violently Blind-Siding Woman During Arizona Riot
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March 28 2014 5:11 PMSlatest PM: Chris Christie's Ready to Talk About Bridgegate Again
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March 28 2014 12:18 PMDid Dan Snyder Bother to Vet the Guy Running His New Foundation for Native Americans?
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March 27 2014 3:06 PMThe White House Just Scored a Pretty Major Obamacare Victory With New Sign-Up Numbers
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March 27 2014 10:33 AMPresident Obama, Pope Francis Meet for First Time
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March 26 2014 4:53 PMSlatest PM: Oklahoma's Secret Execution Cocktail Ruled Unconstitutional
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March 26 2014 10:32 AMCNN Producers Arrested Trying to Sneak Into WTC Site Under Cover of Daylight
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March 25 2014 1:18 PMObama Says He's More Worried About a Nuke in NYC Than He Is About Vladimir Putin
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March 25 2014 10:35 AMReports of Missing People From Mudslide Soars to 176
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March 24 2014 4:21 PMSochi's G8 Summit Will Instead Be Brussels' G7
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March 24 2014 10:16 AMMalaysian Prime Minister: "All Evidence" Suggests MH370 Crashed in Southern Indian Ocean
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March 21 2014 4:32 PMSlatest PM: The MH370 Search Goes Low-Tech
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March 21 2014 12:14 PMIran Is Apparently Building a Fake U.S. Aircraft Carrier—and No One's Quite Sure Why
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March 20 2014 5:07 PMSlatest PM: Obama, Putin Swap Sanctions
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March 20 2014 8:51 AMAustralia Thinks It May Have Found Debris From the Missing Jetliner
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March 31 2014 10:24 AMLatest MH370 Lead Turns Out to Be Nothing More Than Old Fishing Equipment
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March 28 2014 3:58 PMCNN Tried to Rent an Actual, Real-Life 777 Jetliner For Its Never-Ending MH370 Coverage
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March 28 2014 10:15 AMShifting the MH370 Search Nearly 700 Miles May Have Just Paid Off in a Big Way
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March 27 2014 12:29 PMChristie's Lawyers Clear Him of Wrongdoing Following Bridgegate Probe
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March 27 2014 9:56 AMThai Satellite Spots 300 Objects In MH370 Search Zone
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March 26 2014 11:01 AMThe Secret Service Agent Who Partied Too Hard in the Netherlands
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March 26 2014 9:48 AMNew Satellite Images May Have Found 122 Pieces of Debris From MH370
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March 25 2014 11:04 AMSailor, Civilian Killed in Shooting at Navy Station
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March 24 2014 5:10 PMSlatest PM: The Next Steps in the Search For MH370
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March 24 2014 2:18 PMMaybe Those Cold-Hearted Texts to the MH370 Families Weren't So Cold-Hearted After All
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March 21 2014 5:28 PMFederal Judge Strikes Down Michigan's Ban on Gay Marriage
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March 21 2014 2:24 PMReport: Fla. Prosecutor Clears FBI Agent Who Shot and Killed Tsarnaev Friend
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March 21 2014 10:33 AMThe Search for MH370 Debris Is Taking Place in One of the Most Inaccessible Spots on Earth
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March 20 2014 3:50 PMThe Confederate Flag Is Keeping March Madness Out of South Carolina and Mississippi
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March 19 2014 4:47 PMSlatest PM: The Simple Computer Upgrade That Could Have Solved the MH370 Mystery



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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